Dr. Keys is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and charter member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

n addition to being a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a Specialty Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Keys is also a member of the following professional organizations:

  • Montgomery County Medical Society
  • Maryland State Medical Society
  • Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • International Strabismological Association

He is also a Past President of the Maryland Academy of Ophthalmology.

For the past several years he has been recognized among “Best Physician Specialists” in Washington Consumers Checkbook, “Top Doctors” in Washingtonian Magazine, “Best Doctors in America” published by Woodward and White, and “Top Ophthalmologists” rated by the Consumers Research Council of America. Northern Virginia Magazine has also listed him in “Best Doctors.” He has routinely received the “Physician’s Recognition Award” from the American Medical Association.

Dr. Keys has received the “Professional Service Award” from the Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington and the “Resident Teaching Award” from Georgetown University Department of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Keys has lectured around the United States to medical societies and groups on “The Role of The Eyes in Learning Disabilities” and has authored and co-authored papers on topics ranging from reading disorders to eye findings in child abuse and congenital infection.

Educational experience includes:
Undergraduate—University of Michigan
Medical School—Wayne State University
Internship—Sinai Hospital of Detroit
Residency—Georgetown University
Fellowship—Children’s Hospital Washington DC

Professional experience includes:

  • Chief of Eye Service Walson Army Hospital
  • First Chief of Pediatric Eye Service—Georgetown University
  • Attending Physician Children’s National Medical Center
  • Clinical Associate Professor and Attending Physician –Department of Ophthalmology Georgetown University

When he is not in the office, Dr. Keys heads for roads and trails on a tandem bicycle with his wife, Shirley. A pair of skis replaces the bike when there is snow on the ground.